Announcements

ELC Duval IT Services ITB
Deadline: Thursday, October 2, 2014 Click here for more information.

SR Curriculum
Click here for the final 2014-15 Approved School Readiness Curricula List. For more information regarding curriculum, please contact the Office of Early Learning or view answers to frequently asked questions here.

LSF Child Care Partners
Lutheran Services Florida is seeking high quality child care providers interested in operating a full day/half year Head Start/Early Head Start program. Find more information here.

Parent Leadership Network
Join ELC's Parent Leadership Network! If you're interested in sharing your ideas, learning about early learning services, and networking with other families, make sure you participate in a Parent Town Hall Meeting.
Click here for dates and locations.

CDEA Conference
Join CDEA for an eductaion professional conference in October. Click here for more information!

VPK Assessment Strategies
You  asked, We answered! Click here for information on developing teaching strategies using your VPK assessment data, VPK teacher resources and answers to your VPK assessment questions.

2014 Brighter Beginnings
Click here for more information.

2014 Legislative Priorities
Click here to view ELC of Duval's legislative priorities.

Affordable Care Act Information for Providers
The Office of Child Care held a webinar on the Affordable Care Act in December. Click here to see the slides from the webinar.

Documentation of Attendance Policy
The Documentation of Attendance Policy has been developed based on Florida Rules and our SR and VPK Provider Contracts. View the policy and rules on our Legislation & New Rules web page.

Child Car Seat Information
Looking for information about child car seat safety? Check out this blog with helpful advice and safety tips for the right type of car seat for your child at every age.

Updates regarding HB 7165 Legislation
Find the latest early learning legislation here.

Community Events for Families
See what job, health, and resource fairs are scheduled around town.

Provider Bulletin Board
All Provider Pages have access to the Provider Bulletin Board.

Directions

Southside Office:

Cypress Plaza
8301 Cypress Plaza Drive; Suite 201
Jacksonville, FL 32256

From 1-95 exit onto J. Turner Butler Blvd. going west toward Financial Way. Turn left onto US-1/Philips Hwy. Turn left onto Cypress Plaza Dr. and then make an immediate left into the Cypress Plaza parking lot of ELC. 

JTA bus line information for L7 or call 630-3100.

The L7 bus stop lets you off in the parking lot of ELC of Duval. 8301 Cypress Plaza is the building facing the lake and Cypress Plaza Drive. Suite 201 will be the first entrance on the right.

 

Northside Office:

Pearl Plaza
5216 North Pearl Street
Jacksonville, FL 32208

From I-95 take the Golfair Blvd exit (EXIT 355) and then turn right onto Golfair Blvd. Stay straight to go onto Brentwood Ave. and turn right onto W. 44th St. Then take the 3rd right onto N. Pearl St. and the ELC office will be on the right side of the road in Pearl Plaza.

JTA bus line information for L9 or call 630-3100.

 

Westside Office:

Kingdom Plaza
5310 Lenox Ave; Suite 5
Jacksonville, FL 32205

From I-10 take the Cassat Ave. exit (EXIT 358) and turn left onto Cassat Ave. Turn right onto Lenox Ave. and turn left into Kingdom Plaza where ELC’s office is located inside of the Kingdom Plaza Mall.

JTA bus line information for WS7 or call 630-3100.